The east and the west are mine, the north and the south are mine. All seems beautiful to me.
— Walt Whitman
Of course it is happening inside your head, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?
-J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
“Oh, what a tangled web we weave...when first we practice to deceive.”
― Walter Scott, Marmion
"Speak softly and carry a big stick."
“Be careful, lest in casting out your demon you exorcise the best thing in you.”
I have a Johari again
You hem me in -- behind and before;
you have laid your hand upon me.
Such knowledge is too wonderful for me,
too lofty for me to attain.
To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.
~ Elbert Hubbard
Music provides one of the clearest examples of a much deeper relation between mathematics and human experience.